Starling's Rest, 4BR/3BA home in Northern Alexander Valley


Home Description

Starling's Rest is in northern Alexander Valley, Cloverdale/Asti, Sonoma County. Four bedrooms each having a queen bed and Three bathrooms, Beautiful in ground solar heated swimming pool, hot tub, and 2 large decks offer guests wonderful vineyard valley and mountain views and outdoor enjoyment. Permit 1855 The property stretches from valley floor to a ridge, sandwiched between vineyards, and offers dramatic views clear across the valley.

The perfect retreat, is centrally located between the Healdsburg, Windsor, Geyserville and Anderson Valley (famous for pinot and apples) corridor, offering scenic dirves, wineries within tne minutes, Lake Sonoma for boat rental, the Russian River for swimming, fishing of kayaking and many restaurants and boutiques. Our guests drive through a stone gate and just a few hundred feet up the hillside to Starling's Rest. A large front deck accents the front of the home and accommodates cedar outdoor furniture, a large shaded area to sit or hot tub, propane BBQ and a children's play area on the grass beyond the in ground pool.

Enter the house from the front porch and into the great room. A contemporary styled area, in the heart of the house is ideal for gathering. Vaulted wood beamed ceilings, TV and sofas offer a nice conversation area. This open room connects to the modern gourmet kitchen and is one of three distinct living spaces; the TV lounge, Fireplace Lounge, and spacious dining room.

The whole house is wired for sound with a Sonoma digital music system.

With the new modern kitchen, guests can esily prepare eleborate meals, and have lots of counter space, modern appliances, including Vikig, Fischer Paykel double oven, warming drawer, large refrigerator freezer, dishwasher and 2 prep sinks.

In the late fall and winter months, thousands of starlings swirl and rest in the trees above Alexander Valley. Deer, quail and rabbits also live near and visit the hillside.

A 7 person hot tub, and quality outdoor furniture are provided.

The vineyard views at the front of the home are perfect in the morning with coffee, juice or continental breakfast. In the evening the west facing front deck enjoys spectacular views and sunsets. And late into the evening the stars are amazing here.

Starling's Rest is in a pocket of little or no light pollution.  Take visual ride on the milky way and get lost in the country, even if it's just for a weekend. SCP 387

Four bedrooms
Three bathrooms
Gourmet Island kitchen
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
In ground swimming pool

Wireless Internet
Digital Music System
Board games
Vineyard Views

Winery tours nearby

About The Area

Sonoma County is known for its wine tasting and vineyards, but so much more awaits our guests.

Farmer's Markets can be found in almost any town or city.

Cheese samplings are many, in Healdsburg try Big John's Market and Oliver's Market in Windsor, not to mention many small gourmet shops.

Rolling hills offer hiking and views - two of our favorites are Lake Sonoma and Healdsburg Riverfront Park.

In Cloverdale the River Park offers a trail along the river with information about the fish and wildlife.

Wineries and tours - dozens and dozens. In town, in the surrounding valleys - too many to mention for guests - pick up a map from the Healdsburg Chamber of Commercie for more info: or 707-433-6935.

Canoes and kayaks to explore the Russian River with River's Edge in Healdsburg.

Scenic drives include Alexander Valley/Hwy 128, winding through vineyards and wineries, the Russian River, and on to Calistoga/Napa/St. Helena as well as Hwy 128 West through Anderson Valley, a gorgeous route through the Redwoods ending at the Mendocino Coast. THIS IS A MUST DO! YOU'LL BE AMAZED!

Movie theaters, live performances, summer concerts, symphony, star studded performances at Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, and so much more.

House Rules

Check in 3 p.m. and check out is 11 a.m.

Quiet hours 9 pm to 9 am

Maximum 6 day guests

Maximum 5 vehicles at property at one time.

No amplified music outdoors.

Neighbors are in the area be respectful. This area is their home.


For overnight guests not more than 10 adults and children less than 3 years of age.

No parties or events are allowed under our permit.


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